April 2016 Meeting Minutes

6 Apr

Download the April 2016 Meeting Minutes! Congratulations to the 2016-2017 officers that were elected tonight: President — Meghan Kinder Vice-President — David Forgacs Treasurer — Carolina Mantilla-Rojas Secretary — Jessica Elswood Recruitment Officer — Samantha Peeler-Fletcher GPSC Delegate — Alex Trott GPSC … Read More »

April Monthly Meeting

30 Mar

Mark your calendars! Our next meeting will be next Wednesday, April 6th at 6:00 pm in the Biochemistry/Biophysics Bldg Rm 203. On the Agenda: Officer Elections!!!  Don’t miss it!

Genetics Graduate Student Recruitment Research Competition

29 Mar

February 5, 2016

During our annual Genetics Recruitment Symposium, three outstanding graduate students were given the opportunity to do an oral presentation. It was a great opportunity for current and prospective genetics students to get a glimpse into the wide variety of research going on in our program.

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Reed Stubbendieck (Dr. Paul Straight’s Lab) won first place for his talk on bacterial competition.

 

Ashley Mattison (Dr. John Mullet's Lab) tied for second place for her talk on the analysis of QTL traits in sorghum.

Ashley Mattison (Dr. John Mullet’s Lab) tied for second place for her talk on the analysis of QTL traits in sorghum.

 

Hilary Scott (Dr. Vlad Panin's Lab) tied for second place for her talk on the neural pathways in Drosophila.

Hilary Scott (Dr. Vlad Panin’s Lab) tied for second place for her talk on the neural pathways in Drosophila.

 

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G2 Seminar: Student Presentations

28 Mar

There was a great turn-out for last week’s student presenter’s week of the G2 seminar series.  The talk, held in the Reynolds Medical Building, was starring our own David Forgacs who enthralled us about mitochondrial haplotype diversity in Yellowstone National Park Bison.

David Forgacs presenting at G2 Seminar Series

There are only a few more weeks of the G2 seminar series remaining. Download the Spring Schedule or go to genetics.tamu.edu seminar page to see what talks are coming up.